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Palo Alto Networks  (Stock symbol: PANW )

4401 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054
(408) 753-4000
Website Company Summary Management Team

CEO: Nikesh Arora (6/1/2018)
President/COO/Operations: Axelle Girardot (9/30/2019) ; William BJ Jenkins (08/13/2021)
General Management: Mario Queiroz (2/28/2020) ; Ryan M. Gillis (2/13/2015)
Finance: Dipak Golechha (3/25/2021) ; Jean Compeau (12/31/2012)
Technology: Rajiv Batra (03/31/2005); Ranvir Wadera (8/31/2019) ; Ed Spencer (2/28/2016) ; Naveen Zutshi (12/14/2015) ; Nir Zuk (03/31/2005); Yuming Mao (03/31/2005)
Business Development: Amit Singh
General Counsel/Legal: Kathleen Ansari ; Bruce Byrd
Customer Service: Patricia A. Hatter

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Carl Eschenbach (VMware COO & Co-President) Daniel J. Warmenhoven (NetApp Former President/CEO) John M. Donovan (VeriSign Former EVP Product, Sales, Marketing & Operations) Stan Meresman (TCV Venture Partner) Mark D. McLaughlin (Palo Alto Networks Vice Chairman) Frank A. Calderoni (Red Hat CFO) Lane M. Bess (Deep Instinct Former CEO) Asheem Chandna (Greylock Partners Partner) Mary Pat McCarthy (KPMG Former Vice Chair) Jim Goetz (Sequoia Capital Partner) Aparna Bawa (Zoom Video Communications COO) Helen D. Gayle (The Chicago Community Trust CEO/President) Lorraine Twohill (Google CMO) John Key (Parliament for Helensville in New Zealand Member) Charles J. Robel (Hummer Winblad Venture Partners Former General Partner)
Former outside board: Thomas E. Banahan (Tenaya Capital Managing Director) Venky Ganesan (Globespan Capital Partners Managing Director) Shlomo Kramer (Imperva CEO) Bill Lanfri (Accel Former Partner)

Business description: Palo Alto Networks, the global cybersecurity leader, is shaping the cloud-centric future with technology that is transforming the way people and organizations operate. Our mission is to be the cybersecurity partner of choice, protecting our digital way of life. We help address the world's greatest security challenges with continuous innovation that seizes the latest breakthroughs in artificial intelligence, analytics, automation, and orchestration. By delivering an integrated platform and empowering a growing ecosystem of partners, we are at the forefront of protecting tens of thousands of organizations across clouds, networks, and mobile devices. Our vision is a world where each day is safer and more secure than the one before. For more information, visit
Customers include: Nordson Raymond James Financial Sonic Solutions ;  Bergenshalvoens Kommunale Kraftselskap ;  Catholic Charities ;  Curt G. Joa ;  Forgital ;  Garland Independent School District ;  Global Transportation Logistics ;  Haworth ;  Heineken Music Hall ;  JD WilliamsAndCompany ;  Lenox Hill Radiology ;  National Association of Counties ;  Nicolet National Bank ;  Peirce College ;  San Jose State University ;  Sinclair Community College ;  The Museum of Modern Art ;  University of Westminster ;  Wellington College
Partners include: Cyber Security Agency of Singapore ;  Dell SecureWorks ;  redIT

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Nov 2008   Jun 2007
Capital raised: 65.0M
Last Round: 37.0M
Ownership: Public   Ipo Filing
Stock Symbol: PANW

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Record updated: Mar 2021
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 2005
Headcount: 7001-10000 as of Aug 2020
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Nov 2008   Jun 2007
Capital Raised: 65.0M
Last Round: 37.0M
Ownership: Public   Ipo Filing
Stock Symbol: PANW